Our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy have changed. We think you'll like them better this way.

Eternally Artemisa: Some Loves Like Some Women Are Timeless

  • Broadcast in Books
Inside Scoop Live

Inside Scoop Live

×  

Follow This Show

If you liked this show, you should follow Inside Scoop Live.
h:5130
s:11384891
archived

Melissa Muldoon is the author of three novels set in Italy: “Dreaming Sophia,” “Waking Isabella,” and “Eternally Artemisia.” All three books tell the stories of American women and their journeys of self-discovery to find love, uncover hidden truths, and follow their destinies to shape a better future in Italy.

Melissa has a B.A. in fine arts, art history and European history from Knox College, a liberal arts college in Galesburg, Illinois, as well as a master’s degree in art history from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. She has also studied painting and art history in Florence. She is an artist, designer, and illustrated the cover art for all three of her books. Melissa is also the managing director of Matta Press.

Melissa designed and illustrated the cover art for Eternally Artemisia, Waking Isabella, and Dreaming Sophia. She also curates the Dreaming Sophia Art History blog site and Pinterest site: The Art of Loving Italy, where you will find companion pictures for all three books. Visit MelissaMuldoon.com for more information about immersion trips to learn the language with Melissa in Italy, as well as the Studentessa Matta blog for practice and tips to learn the Italian language.

Visit her website at www.melissamuldoon.com

 

Topics of Conversation:

  • Artemisia Gentileschi’s influence on the art world and her relevance to today’s women
  • Italy – its history and beauty
  • A common theme connecting all of her books
  • Incorporating history into historical fiction
  • Artistic expression
  • Advice for emerging authors

 

Comments